Yas Marina Circuit

Yas Marina Circuit

Yas Marina Circuit Facts

Location Yas Island, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Time Zone GMT +4
Capacity 50,000
Owner Government of Abu Dhabi
Operator Abu Dhabi Motorsports Management
Broke Ground May 2007
Opened October 2009
Construction Cost £800 million
$1.322 billion
€893 million
Architect Hermann Tilke
Major Events FIA Formula One
Abu Dhabi Grand Prix
GP2 Asia Series, V8 Supercars, Drag Racing, GT1 World
Grand Prix Circuit
Length 5.554 km (3.451 mi)
Turns 21
Lap Record 1:40.279 (Sebastian Vettel, Red Bull Racing, 2009)
V8 Supercars Circuit
Length 4.700 km (2.920 mi)
Turns 19
Lap Record 1:37.656 (Charles Pic, Addax Team, 2011, GP2 Asia)